Jorah is derived from the Hebrew “yoreh,” referring to an autumn rain. But no matter what kind of rain it is, your little Jorah will want to play in it, ruin his shoes in puddles, and track mud all over the house.
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Only two literary references: Jorah, mentioned in the Bible (Ezra 2:18), and Jorah Mormont, a character from Game of Thrones.
In Game of Thrones, Ser Jorah Mormont suffers from a condition called "greyscale." It's a fictitious skin condition, but could have been inspired by leprosy.